EWING - Irene D. Glappa Chepiga, 94, of Ewing, died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Compassionate Care Hospice.
Born in Nanticoke, Pa., Mrs. Chepiga was a lifelong Trenton and Ewing resident. She retired in 1974 after 35 years service as payroll administrator with the S.P. Dunham Company at their main downtown Trenton store. Irene loved tending her home garden and enjoyed growing orchids.
Daughter of the late Michael and Stella Witkowski Glappa, wife of the late Andrew J. Chepiga, of 60 years married, sister of the late Jean Glappa, Helen Kuliczkowski and Thaddeus Glappa, she is survived by her loving daughter, Barbara J. Smith and Don Klim of Mercerville; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at noon Friday, October 11, at the Winowicz Funeral Chapel, 865 Brunswick Ave., with the Rev. Fr. Jacek W. Labinski officiating. Burial will be in St. Hedwig Cemetery, Hamilton. Calling hours are from 11 a.m. to noon Friday at the funeral chapel.